The Pinterest Effect: From Pin to Purchase

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Did you know that from 2011 – 2012, unique visitors on Pinterest grew a whopping 286% from 700,000 to over 20 million? In fact, a recent Pew study has shown that 15% of Internet users are now on Pinterest, making it the third most-popular social media site in the United States. Pinterest is now even making a localized effort in the United Kingdom.  Some say that it is disrupting the social media landscape but is it influencing online purchase behavior as well? The stats below tell the story.

Learn more about “The Pinterest Effect” in this infographic by Accept Credit Cards. If you are running a business, you may want to make sure that you are taking advantage of what Pinterest can offer.

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The Pinterest Effect: From Pin to Purchase

David Wallace
David Wallace, co-founder and CEO of SearchRank, is a recognized expert in the industry of search and social media marketing. Since 1997, David has been involved in developing successful search engine and social media marketing campaigns for large and small businesses. In additions to his duties at SearchRank, David is editor in chief at Infographic Journal, a blog featuring some today's best infographics and data visualizations.
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  • Sumit Dass

    Wow! great information, it helps a lot especially to those who wants to use pinterest ,
    I like this blog thanks for sharing.

  • Lakhwinder

    Great info graphic thanks for sharing this useful information about Pinterest. I Love Pinterest , It helps me a lot to promote my fashion designing website. Thanks

  • Muhammad Talha

    Awesome Info Graphic. Before i am not aware from the facts which are mentioned here thanks for this info graphic.

  • Rishav

    Great Information David, My website is related to Diamond jewellery and have lot of images to optimized, i ll follow the tips given by you. Thanks a lot:)

  • Kendall Sap

    Thanks for this post! It’s important to know the magnitude of Pinterest’s popularity and reach to know how to use this unique social media. Hopefully more and more companies join!